The Chat plugin by WPMU DEV can be used to add a live chat functionality on your Word Press dating website, and works seamlessly with Buddy Press.
“1 out of 5 relationships start online”It’s written in bold letters when you visit The point to be noted is not as much about the tagline, as it is about the statistics. An additional feature you’d have to add is paid membership.
The fact ‘1 out of 5 relationships begin online’ can be leveraged by others to create similar online dating services. Do you know what happens when a dating website turns 20? With paid membership you can charge users a fee for additional services. To give you a fair view of the features which would be a part of a dating website, I have created a list.
Paid Membership Pro and its add-ons are free (with paid support), it’s easy to use, provides great documentation and integrates easily with Woo Commerce.
Read: Word Press Membership Plugin Review: Paid Membership Pro Profiles are a very important element on a dating website.
Dating websites are primarily membership based social networking websites. You have the same elements- user profiles, private messaging, likes, advanced search, and the like.
All you have to do now, is use their experience as inputs for your dating website on Word Press. A dating website could be compared to Facebook (a social networking website).
A membership plugin restricts access to content based on a membership level. A site-wide membership restricts the entire site’s content to unsubscribed members.
You could set-up a free or paid site-wide membership.
Word Press by default creates a profile for every user. But you’ll need to add custom profiles, to allow members to add additional information.